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The Homelessness Prevention Program Outcomes and Effectiveness

The Homelessness Prevention Program was established to address the problem of homelessness by preventing it from occurring. Homelessness prevention programs can have several beneficial outcomes, including the prevention of hardships associated with eviction and homelessness. Some programs may also produce benefits in the form of improved family function and improved ability to obtain appropriate benefits from public assistance and other care systems.

Uploaded on: Jun 19, 2017
Last Updated: Jun 20, 2017
Year Published: 1990

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Resource Type: Impact Evidence Issues: Governance, Accountability & Transparency, Health, Housing Rights & Informal Settlements, Legal Aid & Public Interest Law, Livelihoods Tool Type: Reports / Research, Training Resources & Popular Education Target Population: Urban Method: Mediation & Conflict Resolution Languages: English Regions: United States Nature of Impact: Acquisition of Remedy / Entitlement / Information, Legal Knowledge and Skills, Positive Impact Scale of Intervention/Impact: 1,000 to 10,000 people Institutions Engaged: Local Court, NGOs, Private Sector Firms, Service Delivery Agencies Evaluation Method: Secondary Data Analysis